Jessie Coy Wilder

Jessie Coy “Little” Wilder, age 79 of Maynardville, Tennessee passed away peacefully on Friday, January 17, 2020 at his home with his loving family by his side. He was born in Middlesboro, Kentucky on September 13, 1940 and was a son of the late Bratcher and Lavada Kelly Wilder. Little was a member of St. Teresa of Kolkata Catholic Church in Maynardville and worked as a heavy equipment operator, retiring from the Operating Engineers Local 324 of Michigan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin brother, Edward Troy “Big” Wilder, and sister, Janice Green.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Charlene Gennette Wilder, children, Daryle Coy Wilder and wife, Cheryl and Carol Wilder Williams and husband, Tony; grandchildren, Joseph Williams, Maegan Yadon and husband, David, and Stephen Coy Wilder; great-grandchildren, Jaxon Williams, Addie Yadon and Levi Yadon; sisters, Onalee Henderson, Pauline Mays, Norma Hurst and Shirley Edds; brother, Tom Wilder and wife, Sperry; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services will be at 7:00 PM on Monday, January 20 at the Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel with Father Neil Pezzulo. A funeral procession will leave the Arnett & Steele Valley Chapel at 10:30 AM on Tuesday for graveside funeral services 11:00 AM at the Edwards Cemetery in Speedwell. Pallbearers will be Randy Wilder, Brian Gilbert, David Yadon, Jaxon Williams and Randy Gilbert. Honorary pallbearers are Joseph Williams, Stephen Wilder and Levi Yadon.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 5 until 7 PM at the Arnett & Steele Valley chapel in Harrogate, Tennessee.


Ruby D. Miller

Ruby D. Miller – age 94 of Maynardville, passed away February 21, 2020. She was the only surviving charter member of Union Chapel Baptist Church. Ruby retired from Standard Knitting Mills after 44 year of service.

She is preceded in death by husband, J. L. Miller; and son-in-law, Carl Clapp. Ruby is survived by her daughter, Kay Lynn Clapp of Maynardville; grandchildren, Heather (Jon) Turner and Ethan Clapp; and many nieces and nephews.

Mandy Moore Dover

Mandy Moore Dover-age 60 of Corryton passed away Thursday morning, February 20, 2020 at her home. She attended Little Flat Creek Baptist Church. Preceded in death by parents, Henry and Annie Moore; brother, Hobert Moore; mother-in-law, Emaline Dover.

Dean Palmer Stiner

Dean Palmer “Moe” Stiner-age 87 of Sharps Chapel, born May 28, 1932 passed away Saturday morning, February 15, 2020 at his Knoxville home. Dean was a U. S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War and served August, 1953 through May, 1956. He was a member of the V.F.W. and the American Legion. He was also a member of the Tri-County Veterans Honor Guard and served during many military graveside services. Preceded in death by wife, Shirley Sexton Stiner; parents, Carly Frank and Lelia Charlotte Beeler Stiner and an infant brother; brother-in-law, Steven Sexton.

Robert "Robbie" Johnson, III

Robert Lee (Robbie) Johnson, III – age 34 of Knoxville, went to be with the Lord unexpectedly on Sunday, February 16, 2020.

He is preceded in death by father, Robert Lee (Bob) Johnson, Jr.: grandparents and great grandparents, and uncle and aunt. Robbie is survived by mother, Vicky Morelock; daughters, Danika and Cassidy; fiancée, Katrina Kelly; sisters, Danielle, Jennifer (Roger); several nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles and special cousins and friends.

Darrell Lynn Beason

Darrell Lynn Beason – 52 of Sharps Chapel, gained his wings on February 16, 2020.

He is preceded in death by grandparents, Aaron “Pete” and Jewel Beason and Elmer and Betty Rouse; and special aunt, Peggy Rouse. Darrell is survived by parents, Wayne and Mary Evelyn (Rouse) Beason.

Mary Sue Ogle

Mary Sue Ogle – 73 of Knoxville formerly of Luttrell, went to join the Angels of Heaven and our Lord and Savior on February 14, 2020 at U T Medical Center. She was a member of Arlington Baptist Church.

Joe Mcelroy Raby

Joe M. Raby-age 80 of Sharps Chapel passed away Friday, February 14, 2020 at his home. Joe retired after 32 years of service with Local 50 in Oak Ridge. Preceded in death by parents, Tillmon Franklin and Lola Edith Raby along with nine siblings.

Survivors: wife, Tonya Raby; daughters, Kim (Tommy) Rhea, Kandy Hensley, Lori (Bruce) Williams and Olivia (Josh) Williams. Brother, James Raby; sister, Nettie Betsill. Grandchildren, Chloe, Adelyn, Westlee, Sylas and Easton. Several nieces and nephews.

James D. DeVault, Sr.

James Darrell “Jimmy” DeVault, Sr.-age 71 of Corryton passed away Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Fort Sander’s Regional Medical Center. Jimmy was a retired employee of I.U.O.E. Local 917, Knoxville. He was a member and master mason at Corryton Lodge #321 F. & A.M. and was currently serving an elected term as Road Commissioner for the seventh district of Union County. Preceded in death by wife, Bonnie Mayfield DeVault; parents, Ben and Zelpha DeVault; brother, Boyd DeVault; special grandson, Tyler Atkins.